Skip to main content

About your Search

20100901
20100930
SHOW
STATION
WJLA (ABC) 10
WMAR (ABC) 10
KGO (ABC) 9
LANGUAGE
English 29
Search Results 0 to 28 of about 29 (some duplicates have been removed)
ABC
Sep 7, 2010 11:35pm EDT
general in afghanistan weighs in, and the preacher tells us why he's not backing down. >>> calorie countdown. it may soon be possible to track every calorie you consume, from food courts to airplane, even movie theaters. you won't believe how many calories are in your favorite bucket of popcorn. but will doing the math actually matter to your waistline? >>> and poll-tastrophe. a majority now disapproves of barack obama's job performance. so what will happen in november? >> announcer: this is "nightline," september 7th, 2010. >> good evening, everyone. we begin tonight with the small-time pastor who has stirred up a big-time controversy. his congregation is only a few dozen strong, but his plan to mark 9/11 by burning the koran has sparked protests as far away as kabul while trying condemnation from the vatican. my co-anchor terry moran traveled to florida today to talk faith, hate and free speech with pastor terry jones. >> reporter: it a tiny but fervent congregation. the dove world outreach center has 30 con agree gants this sunday, and it is like many -- there is steaming in ton
ABC
Sep 22, 2010 11:35pm PDT
and they strike up a friendship with them, and the tactic they use is, they work to identify what their needs are. how is it going at home? and then they will use the information that this child is giving them and they will become their rescuer. i can fix all that. you're way too mature to be treated like that. i can get you nice clothes, take care of you. and suddenly, they're lavished, all the goods and affection and everything and they think, wow, this person really cares about me. >> they might say to you, like, you know, i lived through more than most 4-year-olds have lived through. and they'll say, i really love justin bieber. >> reporter: this is a victim's advocate. she sees girls from all over the country brought to portland. >> people have been tied up with saran wrap and then left in hotel rooms without food and water for days. people are branded with their pimps logo on their bodies and treated like animals or objects. >> reporter: why here? portland has more than 100 strip joints and massage parlors. the largest legal commercial sex industry per capita in the nation. bigger than even
ABC
Sep 7, 2010 11:35pm EDT
night's koran burning. you have the wood over here that you're going to use. >> right. >> reporter: make your bonfire. >> yes. >> reporter: and burn the koran. >> yes. right now, right out there, we have right now around 200. >> reporter: 200 -- >> korans. >> reporter: that you're going to burn? >> yeah. that have been sent to us, yeah. right. >> reporter: that will be quite a fire. >> yeah. supposed to be. >> reporter: you looking forward to that? >> i don't really think that's the right word. we actually are not looking forward to it. in that sense. as i said before, it's something that we feel we need to do. it's a message that we feel we need to send. but i wouldn't really use the words that we're looking forward to it, not at all. >> reporter: jones' neighbors are certainly not looking forward to it. dan johnson is the pastor of the trinity united methodist church right next to jones' church. from a christian standpoint, what's wrong with burning a koran? >> great question. i think what's wrong is from a christian perspective, we are taught in our scriptures to honor, love and respe
ABC
Sep 9, 2010 11:35pm EDT
gates called him, that jones told us tonight made a big difference to him. but there was a local muslim dealer trying to broker a deal. a deal that may have fallen apart. it was a crazy day a day of extremism and deal-making, and the sometimes high cost of free speech in america. and tonight, in an exclusive network interview, pastor terry jones told us he's still waivering. you may still go ahead and burn the koran, correct? >> i really do not know. >> reporter: the day began with the president himself weighing in on the controversy and speaking directly to pastor jones. >> if he's listening, i just hope he understands that what he's proposing to do is completely con strar to our values as americans. that this country has been built on the notions of religious freedom and religious tolerance. and as a very practical matter, as commander in chief of the armed forces of the united states, i just want him to understand that this stunt that he is talking about pulling could greatly endanger our young men and women in uniform who are in iraq, what are in afgh
ABC
Sep 10, 2010 11:35pm EDT
: they all came out alive. les was using a shopping cart to get around today. a 30-inch natural gas line buried three feet underground blew with staggering force, flames shot up like a geyser. firefighters responded in just one minute, but had no water because of damage from the blast. over the next three hour, firefighters laid hose to pump in water from two miles away while air tankers and helicopters attacked the fire from above. >> well, the first unit came down the hill probably a hundred yards from the fire and the windshield cracked. >> reporter: while they were rolling up? >> yes, yes, so they pulled back up and they noticed paint on cars bubbling up already. >> reporter: residents evacuated. some just barely. ricardo and richard suffered second-degree burns from the searing heat as they scrambled out their door and over a fence in their bare feet. >> this just came from all the heat from that fire. >> we were lucky that there is a ladder in my backyard. i used that to clean the gutter and i thought about it so i took that and we used that. >> like the scariest day of my life so
ABC
Sep 21, 2010 11:35pm EDT
product available today that women tell us works for them. >> reporter: women's sexual dysfunction is not quite as easy to rep dim as men's. there can be several problem airs like pain, desire and satisfaction. >> women are much more complex than men. we experience or sexuality in a context and men are much better at putting the blinders on. when they get the blood flowing, they can forget about everything else on their mind in most cases. women find it much harder to do that. >> reporter: zestra is a cosmetic, not a drug like viagra. still, its makers have run two clinical trials suggesting it is 70% effective. so, why isn't it a household name? you'd think the ads would be up there with the people in the bathtubs. >> there does seem to be, at least on part of some of the networks, a real sense of squeamishness about the topics. >> reporter: what is behind the push back? >> they tell us they don't do this category and what we heard that means, because clearly they are doing that, is -- >> reporter: with viagra -- >> yes. there is some concern they'll get push back, there will be s
ABC
Sep 13, 2010 11:35pm PDT
under a microscope. >> the detail metallurgical examination will help us determine was it for example, a fatigue factor, or was it a fracture from impact from excavation or just what was the source of the breach? >> reporter: they obviously have some areas of concern. it is old, installed in 1956, with welding points that officials say are no longer commonly used. that includes a long welded seam that runs the length of the line and is potentially susceptible to corrosion. but there is also a section designed to bend under a dip in the road, the exact section that blew, put together by a hodgepodge of smaller pieces. officials say while modern methods are to bend a pipe to fit a curve, this pipe was pieced together by small sections called pups, each one forging a turn in the pipe, each one offering investigators another decades-old welding job that could have been a weak point. >> the fact that it occurred when it was unexpected, when there's in obvious explanation for it. there was no precursor event. there was no earthquake that we know of. there was no heavy construction in the vi
ABC
Sep 20, 2010 11:35pm EDT
are no longer looking for artificial agelessness but timeless, natural beauty. neal karlinsky takes us behind the scenes at the casting calls and to the front lines of hollywood's war on plastic surgery. >> go to studio three please. >> reporter: at this casting session, actors like ashley davis are looking for a break. >> you just go in and be yourself i guess and your control is so little in this that, you know, all you can do is go in the room and do your best. >> reporter: in the past, hollywood's best may have included some surgical help. but more than ever, casting agents are now looking for something new in hollywood. actors who actually look like normal people. instead of the silicone filled, botox-injected, perfectly artificial beauties who fill some of the industry's goes sip magazines. >> 99% of directors don't want it unless it's specific. >> reporter: in recent years, hollywood magazines have made a sport out of spotting or speculating about who's done what to themselves. from teri hatcher and patricia heaton to melanie griffith and denise richards. some have come out to defend t
ABC
Sep 2, 2010 11:35pm EDT
. as the wind moves the water from the ocean and the sound, right on top of us. people here have been forced to evacua evacuate. there's been a mandatory evacuation in place and for good reason. this is very low-lying area. officials are telling residents who decided to stay that now is the time to stay put, baton down the hatches and ride this one out. bill? >> okay, steve, watching what is now a category 2 storm there, but still, as you saw, very powerful. and for some, watching these big storms is more than just an accidental pursuit. we set out with a team of hurricane trackers in north carolina and then they went up in the air with exclusive access to a nasa flight through the air of this storm. here's john berman. >> reporter: it is a nervous, wet and windy night in north carolina. the eye of hurricane earl continuing its dangerous flirtation with the coast. but the gusting gales going all the way. pounding the shore. this is the beginning of earl's impact on the east coast. with 26 million people near its potential path, watching nervously. our camera flew into the eye of the storm to
ABC
Sep 14, 2010 11:35pm EDT
is out of whack, and gold can somehow keep us safe, until, as history shows, the price plummets again. >> the way i look at it right now, it's an emotionally driven market right now and going to continue until the funds and the people change their minds. >> reporter: if you can guess that moment, you'll be, well, golden. and only time will tell, if it's all just a flash in the pan right now. the gold market. but when we come back, what does gold come from? well, once source is that chile yan mine where 33 miners are trapped. we've got the fascinating latest on their ordeal. look at all this stuff for coffee. oh there's tons. french presses, expresso tampers, filters. it can get really complicated. not nearly as complicated as shipping it, though. i mean shipping is a hassle. not with priority mail flat rate boxes from the postal service. if it fits it ships anywhere in the country for a low flat rate. that is easy. best news i've heard all day! i'm soooo amped! i mean not amped. excited. well, sort of amped. really kind of in between. have you ever thought about decaf? do you think th
ABC
Sep 15, 2010 11:35pm PDT
himself to the mafia at age 22 after his father a nor or the use new york city crime boss was sentenced to 50 years in prison. he devised a scheme that brought the family hundreds of millions of dollars but then came a woman, and a moment, that made him walk away. >> reporter: most wise guys quit the mob in one of two ways. witness relocation or a body bag. but michael franzes ze has managed to avoid both and still can show his face on the streets that he captained. >> some around here, too, in this section, too, but this was our town. this was us, so -- we had it wrapped up. >> reporter: this mobster turned minister has come back to brooklyn on a mission from god. to pay a jailhouse visit to his mafia boss father in an effort to save his soul from hell. and that would be no small feat. because sonny is a living legend. fbi wiretaps have captured this underboss ofbragging about the dozens of men he killed and bragging about his favorite ways to dispose of bodies. >> terrible. he wasn't indicted for that but terrible. >> reporter: so when you sit down with your dad can y
Search Results 0 to 28 of about 29 (some duplicates have been removed)